Who is Lucian Bute?

The era of boxing won’t have been the same if Lucian Buten has not contributed to boxing. Lucian is one of the most famous Romanian-Canadian boxers who has a huge contribution to boxing. He was born on February 28, 1980, in Pechea, Galati, Romania. He has fought for several national as well as international cups and titles.

Quick Info
Full NameLucian Bute
Date Of Birth February 28, 1980
Birth PlacePechea, Galați, Romania
ParentsŞtefan Bute and
Maricica Bute
wifeElena Aprozeanu(married 7 year)
ChildrensEric Stefan Bute( son )
Age41 years
Height6 ft 1 1⁄2 in

What is he famous for?

Lucian Bute is well known for his tactics and knock-out punches. Throughout his whole career, he has fig for 37 times, where he lost only five times. This record is considered one of the best records in entire boxing history. Overall, he is famous for his knockout punches, where he knocked his opponent in just one punch. He has competed against top boxers such as Sakio Bika, Librado Andrade, and Rober stieglitz.

The stance of Lucian is a southpaw. He used to go on the stage with various names such as Le Tombeur and Mister KO. Stephen Larouche trained him. Stephen Larouche is one of the most professional trainers trained by some of the world’s best boxers, such as Eric Lucas and Leonard Doroftei.

Lucian Bute
Lucian Bute image source libertatea

Physical Stats and Facts

Lucian Bute is 40 years old, and he is still young, fit, and fine. He has a very muscular body, and he still practices boxing. Although he was born in Romania, he holds the nationality of Romanian- Candian. The Government of Canada offered him citizenship, and he took it. The total height of this retired fixer is 6 feet and 2 inches which is nearly equal to 187 cm. He has a mixed ethnicity of Romanian-Canadian.

He is also known as Le Tombeur and mister Ko. the total weight of his body is 87 kg. He maintains his weight. The color of his eyes is light grey, whereas the color of his hair is brown. The distinctive features of Lucian include a charming smile, beautiful teeth, and decent height. He loves to play American football as well. His hobbies include fishing, swimming, and boating. He even bought a $13 million luxurious boat. The zodiac sign of this retired boxer, He, is Pisces.

Lucian Bute’s Early Life and Parents

Lucian Bute was born on February 28, 1980, in Pechea, Galati, Romania. He is one of the fewest people on this earth who holds the nationality of two different countries. The name of his father is Stefan Bute, and the name of his mother is not mentioned on any social media sites. His father was very supportive and helped him in every step of his life. The name of his siblings is not mentioned yet.

He was interested in boxing at the age of eight. Freddie Roach trained him at first. After Roach quit the job, he was trained by another professional trainer named Stephan Larouche.  The cousin of Lucian is Steluta Luca. she was one of the most professional Romanian handball players.


The information that leads us directly o his educational qualifications and the name of the institutions are not available at this time. Stay updated to know more about his educational qualification.

Lucian Bute
Lucian Bute image source premier boxing champions

Boxing Career

Lucian Bute started his professional career in boxing in the year 1997. He has won the bronze medal in the 1999 world amateur Boxing championships. He rose to fame after he fights in the Amateur Boxing Championship in Bangkok. He represented his country, Romania, in that cup. In his early career, he has won against several international professional boxers such as Nurhan Suilemanglu, Mihaly Kota, Kejstutus Sandanavicus, and many more. He was known to million other people after he won against Andrade in the very last two seconds.

Awards and Highlights

For his extraordinary legacy, Lucian Bute has been nominated for various prestigious awards. He also holds some of the records. In the ear 199, he won the world championship. This game was held in Houston. In 2001, He was able to win the 2001 Ottawa-Hull Welterweight championship. No wonder Lucian is one of the best players in the world of boxing. Sadly, this boxer had already retired when he was just 38 years old.

Wife and Childrens

This professional boxer was married to his longtime girlfriend, Elena Aprozeanu. They were in a romantic relationship for more than 3 years. This couple is blessed with two beautiful children, one daughter named Ema Anabella and a son named Eric Stefan Bute.

Lucian Bute
Lucian Bute image source the USA today

Net worth

The total net worth of Lucian Bute is considered to be $5 million. During his fighting days, he used to charge $40,000- $70,000 per fight.

Social Media Presence

Lucian Bute is on Twitter with more than 4.5 k followers. He is on Facebook with more than 70k followers and on Instagram with more than 27.7k followers.


What is Lucian’s other name?

He is popularly known by the name Le Tombeur and mister KO.

How many children does Lucian have?

He has two beautiful children.

Is Lucian still fighting?

No, Lucian Bute is a retired boxer.